All-America Honors For 800 Freestyle Relay

Shenandoah, Texas –Geneseo’s 800-yard freestyle relay placed 14th at the NCAA Swimming & Diving Championships, earning all-America honors.

The team of sophomore Haleigh Wixson (Montour Falls/Watkins Glen), junior Corinne Vairo (Poquott/Ward Melville), senior Elyssa Max (New Hartford/New Hartford) and sophomore Abby Max (New Hartford/New Hartford) posted a time of 7:37.20.

Sophomore Haleigh Wixson (Montour Falls/Watkins Glen) finished 19th in the 100-yard backstroke, posting a school-record time of 56.88.

 Eileen Goralski (Queensbury/Queensbury) was 23rd in the 100-yard breaststroke with a time of 1:06.37. 

 Lily Powell (Selkirk/Bethlehem) placed 28th in the 200-yard butterfly in 2:08.73. 

Geneseo’s 800-yard freestyle relay team closes out the Knights’ Friday entrants.

The Knights are 18th in the team standings.

Eight Knights are competing in a total of 13 events at the NCAA Championships, which conclude Saturday.